Glentauchers 11 Years Old Infrequent Flyers Cask 806202 57.1% 2012

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Distillery Glentauchers
Bottler Alistair Walker Whisky Company
Serie Infrequent Flyers
Bottled for
Distilled date 22.03.2012
Bottling date 05.2022
Country Scotland
Region Speyside
Age 11
Cask Type Pedro Ximénez Puncheon
Cask Number 806202
Alcohol percentage 57.1
Volume 0,70
Condition In original container
Label Perfect
Stock 5

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Glentauchers 11 Years Old: A Journey with Infrequent Flyers Cask 806202

In the world of whisky, few experiences are as exciting as discovering a hidden gem from an independent bottler. These bottlers often source exceptional casks from renowned distilleries, allowing us to taste unique expressions that might never see the light of day in an official distillery release. One such gem is the Glentauchers 11 Years Old, Cask 806202, a powerful and rich whisky distilled on March 22, 2012, and bottled in May 2023 by the Alistair Walker Whisky Company as part of their esteemed Infrequent Flyers Series. Let's take a journey into the depths of this exquisite release.

Alistair Walker Whisky Company

Alistair Walker Whisky Company is a name synonymous with quality and passion in the world of Scotch whisky. Founded by Alistair Walker himself, the company is dedicated to seeking out exceptional casks and sharing them with whisky enthusiasts worldwide. The Infrequent Flyers Series is a testament to their commitment to showcasing unique and rare expressions from various distilleries.

Glentauchers Distillery

Glentauchers is a lesser-known gem among Speyside distilleries, nestled in the heart of the Scottish Highlands. Founded in 1897, this distillery has quietly produced exceptional whisky for over a century. Known for its light, fruity, and elegant spirit, Glentauchers remains a favorite among connoisseurs and blenders alike. Aged for 11 years, this expression is a testament to the quality and potential of Glentauchers' whisky-making prowess.

Pedro Ximénez Puncheon Maturation

The Glentauchers 11 Years Old, Cask 806202, stands out not only for its age but also for its unique maturation. This whisky spent its entire maturation period in a Pedro Ximénez (PX) Puncheon. PX casks are known for imparting rich, sweet, and fruity flavors to whisky, making them a prized choice for maturation. In this case, the cask has lent its magic to create a whisky of exceptional depth and complexity.

Tasting Notes

This Glentauchers release presents a stunning amber hue that hints at the treasure within the bottle. Upon nosing, you're greeted with a symphony of aromas. Notes of dried fruits, figs, and dates mingle with hints of honeyed sweetness, all underpinned by a subtle oakiness. The palate is an explosion of flavor, with the PX influence shining brightly. You'll experience a delightful blend of dark chocolate, dried apricots, toffee, and warm spices. The high bottling strength of 57.1% ABV amplifies these flavors, making each sip a rewarding experience. The finish is long and warming, with the sweetness lingering, leaving you craving another taste.

Limited Release

The Glentauchers 11 Years Old, Cask 806202, is an incredibly limited release, with only 682 bottles available worldwide. This rarity adds to its allure, making it a prized possession for collectors and whisky enthusiasts alike. Each bottle is a testament to the meticulous selection process and the art of cask maturation.


In the world of whisky, the Glentauchers 11 Years Old, Cask 806202, is a shining example of what independent bottlers can achieve. Alistair Walker Whisky Company has unearthed a true gem, allowing us to savor the unique character of this Glentauchers expression. Its journey from distillation in 2012 to its limited release in 2023 has been a labor of love, resulting in a whisky that captivates the senses with its richness, complexity, and uniqueness. If you have the opportunity to acquire a bottle of this rare release, consider yourself fortunate, as you'll be embarking on a journey through the world of fine Scotch whisky that few have had the privilege to experience.

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